23 RESULTS FOR: John F. Kennedy
The time to repair the roof is when the sun is shining.
John F. KennedyWhen we got into office, the thing that surprised me the most was that things were as bad as we'd been saying they were.
John F. KennedyWe must use time as a tool, not as a crutch.
John F. KennedyLiberty without learning is always in peril learning without liberty is always in vain.
John F. KennedyThere are risks and costs to a program of action. But they are far less than the long-range risks and costs of comfortable inaction.
John F. KennedyThe great French Marshall Lyautey once asked his gardener to plant a tree. The gardener objected that the tree was slow growing and would not reach maturity for 100 years. The Marshall replied, 'In that case, there is no time to lose plant it this afternoon'
John F. KennedyWashington is a city of Southern efficiency and Northern charm.
John F. KennedyThe American, by nature, is optimistic. He is experimental, an inventor and a builder who builds best when called upon to build greatly.
John F. KennedyForgive your enemies, but never forget their names.
John F. KennedyWe stand for freedom. That is our conviction for ourselves that is our only commitment to others.
John F. KennedyOur problems are man-made, therefore they may be solved by man. And man can be as big as he wants. No problem of human destiny is beyond human beings.
John F. KennedyFor in the final analysis, our most basic common link, is that we all inhabit this small planet, we all breathe the same air, we all cherish our children's futures, and we are all mortal.
John F. Kennedy...probably the greatest concentration of talent and genius in this house except for perhaps those times when Thomas Jefferson ate alone.
John F. KennedyWe must never forget that art is not a form of propaganda it is a form of truth.
John F. KennedyThe ignorance of one voter in a democracy impairs the security of all.
John F. KennedyThe ancient Greek definition of happiness was the full use of your powers along lines of excellence.
John F. KennedyThose who make peaceful revolution impossible will make violent revolution inevitable.
John F. KennedyThe men who create power make an indispensable contribution to the Nations greatness, but the men who question power make a contribution just as indispensable, especially when that questioning is disinterested, for they determine whether we use power or power uses us.
John F. KennedyIf a free society cannot help the many who are poor, it cannot save the few who are rich.
John F. KennedyAnd so, my fellow americans ask not what your country can do for you - ask what you can do for your country. My fellow citizens of the world ask not what America will do for you, but what together we can do for the freedom of man.
John F. KennedyMankind must put an end to war or war will put an end to mankind.
John F. KennedyLeadership and learning are indispensable to each other.
John F. KennedyWe need men who can dream of things that never were.
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